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Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Kim Kardashian loses 100,000 Instagram followers over unedited photos

Kim Kardashian loses 100,000 Instagram followers over unairbrushed bikini photos

Kim Kardashian loses 100,000 Instagram followers over unairbrushed bikini photos

Photos of Kim Kardashian taken whilst she was on holiday in Mexico have lost her many Instagram followers

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Rachel Johnson retweeted her husband's tweet, which appears to suggest that she has joined the Liberal Democrats

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

'Theresa May's Government is as strong and stable as the San Andreas Fault' - Twitter blasts Theresa May over last PMQs performance before election

'Theresa May's Government is as strong and stable as the San Andreas Fault' - Twitter blasts Prime Minister over PMQs

Theresa May mocked in last PMQs performance before election

The Prime Minister faced off against Jeremy Corbyn one last time before the general election in June

Reports claim Twitter has blocked the Government from potential counter-terror sources

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

Twitter blocks Government anti-terror spies - reports

The Daily Telegraph is claiming the social network has blocked the Government from accessing terrorism-related information

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

'Happy birthday to the queen of jazz' - Twitter celebrates the life of Ella Fitzgerald

'Happy birthday to the queen of jazz' - Twitter celebrates the life of Ella Fitzgerald

'Happy birthday to the queen of jazz' - Twitter celebrates Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald was known as the first lady of song and today would have been her 100th birthday

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

'They will never be the same again' - Nestle plans to move Blue Riband production to Poland

'They will never be the same again' - Nestle plans to move Blue Riband production to Poland

'They'll never be the same again' - Nestle plans to move Blue Riband production

Nestle has announced a plan to move Blue Riband production, if it takes place it would result in around 300 job losses

'I think you're a drone now' - Twitter comes up with songs for conspiracy theories

'I think you're a drone now' - Twitter comes up with songs for conspiracy theories

'I think you're a drone now' - Twitter comes up with conspiracy theory songs

The Twitterati has come together to put the world's most famous (and infamous) conspiracy theories into song

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row after executive committee candidates revealed to have made offensive posts online

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row over offensive online posts

National Union of Students in new anti-Semitism row over offensive online posts

The Independent is reporting several candidates on the National Executive Committee and one going for election made anti-Semitic posts online

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

French elections: Nigel Farage goes for Emmanuel Macron on Twitter

Nigel Farage attacks Marine Le Pen rival Emmanuel Macron

Nigel Farage attacks Marine Le Pen rival Emmanuel Macron

The former UKIP leader has been a vocal critic of the En Marche! party leader

'If Marine Le Pen wins, we'll blame the Russians' - Twitter reacts to Front National Leader's first round vote success

Marine Le Pen: France reacts with horror to 'nightmare' election

Marine Le Pen: France reacts with horror to 'nightmare' election

The leader of the Front National will go head-to-head with Emmanuel Macron in the second and final round of voting

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Donald Trump accused of endorsing Marine Le Pen with Paris tweet

Donald Trump accused of endorsing Marine Le Pen with Paris tweet

The President said the Paris attack will have 'a big effect' on the country's presidential election

Twitter users react angrily to Marine Le Pen's response to Paris shooting

Paris attacks: Marine Le Pen sparks fury with 'monstrous Islamism' tweets

Paris attacks: Marine Le Pen sparks fury with 'monstrous Islamism' tweets

Head of far-right Front National party faces firestorm of criticism for using policemen's deaths to further election campaign

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

'420' trending on Twitter - users react to cannabis culture day

Happy 420, says Twitter as the world reacts to cannabis culture day

Happy 420, says Twitter as the world reacts to cannabis culture day

April 20 - an unofficial day to consume marijuana in cannabis culture - has been trending on Twitter

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Theresa May: Prime Minister creates Twitter frenzy with call for June general election

Theresa May branded 'ruthless' over General Election announcement, while Corbyn mocked

May branded 'ruthless' over election announcement, while Corbyn mocked

The Prime Minister announced she would motion the House of Commons to overturn the Fixed-Term Parliament Act

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

Two remain in hospital after acid attack in Hackney nightclub

At least 12 people suffered burns and hundreds were evacuated after a man sprayed acid in the Mangle E8 club

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

This little piggy's on his way home from the market - escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

WATCH Escaped pig causes travel chaos in London

This little piggy's clearly on his way back from the market

'Justine Greening is 100% a lizard person' - Twitter unhappy with the Education Secretary over grammar school speech

'Justine Greening is 100% a lizard person' - Education Secretary blasted over grammar school speech

Twitter unhappy with Justine Greening MP over grammar school speech

The Education Secretary is to lay out the Government's grammar school plans as 'open for all'

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

The Champions League match between Borussia Dortmund and Monaco was postponed after three explosions took place near Dortmund's team bus

'I Hate The Beatles' - Twitter reacts to #OffendEveryoneIn4Words trend

Pepsi, Sean Spicer, United Airlines: The best #OffendEveryoneIn4Words tweets

Pepsi, Sean Spicer, United Airlines: The best #OffendEveryoneIn4Words tweets

From Sean Spicer to United Airlines to Pepsi and Kendall Jenner, the Twitterverse has had a lot to keep it occupied in the last few weeks.

Twitter users blasts Sean Spicer over Hitler comments in Bashar al-Assad speech

Twitter users blasts Sean Spicer over Hitler comments in Bashar al-Assad speech

Twitter users blasts Sean Spicer over Hitler Assad comments

The White House Press Secretary caused a storm by saying Hitler didn't 'sink' to using chemical weapons on civilians

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

'London won't fall if Gerard Butler can help it' - Londoners react to New York Times feature

'London won't fall if Gerard Butler can help it' - Londoners react to New York Times feature

Londoners react to New York Times 'Will London Fall?' feature

Sarah Lyall wrote a piece for the New York Times which has gained traction online

United Airlines enduring major backlash after a passenger is violently removed from aircraft

United Airlines suffers vicious backlash after passenger violently removed from aircraft

United Airlines suffers vicious backlash after passenger dragged off plane

The incident has sparked an almighty firestorm on social media

United Airlines: 'It's a horrible situation, but the airline was in the right', says Independent travel writer

United Airlines was right to throw passenger off, says travel writer

United Airlines was right to throw passenger off, says travel writer

Simon Calder, a travel writer for The Independent, spoke to Paul Ross about the shocking incident of a man being dragged off an overbooked United Airlines flight

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

'Pepsi, watch and learn' - Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

'Pepsi, watch and learn' - Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

A photo of Birmingham woman Saffiyah Khan standing up to an EDL protester has been shared online, with many claiming this is how the new Pepsi advert should have looked

Russia and Iran give ultimatum of military force following US airstrike on Syria base

Russia and Iran give military ultimatum following US airstrike on Syria base

Russia and Iran give military ultimatum following US airstrike on Syria base

Tensions between Russia and the West are rising after the US assault and Boris Johnson cancelled his trip to Moscow

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Twitter files lawsuit against Trump administration over anonymous account details

Twitter files lawsuit against Trump administration over anonymous account details

Twitter files lawsuit against Trump administration over account details

The lawsuit claims US Customs and Border Protection officials tried to get Twitter to reveal the identity of an anonymous account

At least 80 people have died in Idlib this week

Idlib massacre: Journalist condemned for saying Hitler wouldn’t have used gas

Idlib massacre: Journalist condemned for saying Hitler wouldn’t have used gas

David Simon said even Hitler wouldn't have used gas on his own people

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Pepsi and Kendall Jenner enduring Twitter backlash over protest advert

Pepsi Kendall Jenner advert: The best memes and gifs from around the web

Pepsi Kendall Jenner advert: The best memes and gifs from around the web

The world's social media wags have piled in on Pepsi's latest ad. Here are their funniest responses.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

'Spare a thought for the Easter Bunny' - Cadbury accused of airbrushing faith

'Spare a thought for the Easter Bunny' - Cadbury blasted in Easter Egg row

'Spare a thought for the Easter Bunny' - Cadbury blasted in Easter Egg row

Cadbury has been accused of airbrushing faith because they didn't include the word Easter on some promotional material for an egg hunt

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

'Gender isn't confined to a box' - Celebrate the Transgender Day of Visibility

'Gender isn't confined to a box' - the world celebrates Transgender Visibility Day

'Gender isn't confined to a box' - the world celebrates Transgender Visibility D

Many Twitter users have been celebrating the International Transgender Day of Visibility by posting messages of support online

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Twitter users tweet the wrong Devin Nunes about Russia controversy

Twitter users troll the wrong Devin Nunes about Trump Russia controversy

Twitter users tweet the wrong Devin Nunes about Trump Russia controversy

Many people believed they were tweeting Devin Nunes, but it then turned out that they were actually tweeting a broadcast engineer named Chase Nunes

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

#WeStandTogether - Twitter users pay respect to Westminster Attack victims

#WeStandTogether: Twitter users pay respects to Westminster Attack victims

Twitter users pay respects to Westminster Attack victims

#WeStandTogether has been trending on Twitter since a vigil and 82-second silence was held for the victims

'I tried to not be impressed by John Legend but I failed' - Twitter blown away by the singer's impromptu performance at St. Pancras International

'I tried to not be impressed by John Legend but I failed' - Twitter blown away by singer's impromptu St Pancras gig

John Legend wows London commuters with St Pancras guerilla gig

The singer gave an impromptu concert in the station, and Twitter went mad for it

#BrexitDay - Twitter reacts to the impending triggering of Article 50

'Here's to the impending collision with reality:' Twitter reacts to #BrexitDay

'Here's to the impending collision with reality:' Twitter reacts to #BrexitDay

The reaction is mixed, to say the least

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Legs-it: Sarah Vine continues her long line of controversial articles

From legsit to feminazis: Sarah Vine's long history of controversial columns

From legsit to feminazis: Sarah Vine's long history of controversial columns

Sarah Vine is currently in the middle of a firestorm - but it's familiar ground for the outspoken Mail columnist

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen with mocking Brexit tweet

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen with mocking Brexit tweet

Tommy Robinson has tweeted Lily Allen with a video of a woman dressed in an EU flag dancing to her music

The Daily Mail has caused yet more controversy with its latest headline

Legs-it: Baroness Jenny Jones blasts 'outrageously sexist' Daily Mail over headline

Baroness Jenny Jones blasts 'outrageously sexist' Daily Mail over 'Legs-it'

Jones, the former Deputy Mayor of London, spoke about the incendiary headline with James Max

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'Willy Wonka and the planning application' - Twitter comes up with film prequels

'Willy Wonka and the planning application': Twitter starts dreaming up prequels

'Willy Wonka and the planning application': Twitter starts dreaming up prequels

Twitter users have been busy discussing films today, particularly what it would be like if they all had prequels

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

#rednoseday starts trending on Twitter ahead of Comic Relief

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

It's been a rough week for the UK, so a little comic relief is very welcome

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend March for Europe protest

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend March for Europe protest

Anti-Brexit groups in turmoil over status of weekend protest

Pro-EU campaigners have received mixed messages as to whether the march has been cancelled or not in the wake of the Westminster terror attack

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Westminster assault: London Underground messages in tube stations go viral in wake of terror attack

Westminster terror attack: London tube station messages of hope and courage go viral

London Underground messages in tube stations go viral in wake of terror attack

The signs have several uplifting messages to raise the spirits of Londoners

Westminster attack: Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

The US President's son has landed in hot water over a tweet about the London Mayor in the wake of the attack on Westminster

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter prays for London

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

Many on Twitter are using the hashtag Pray for London to show their sympathy for victims, after the attacks in Westminster this afternoon

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies takeover allegations

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

Unite's Len McCluskey fires back at Tom Watson MP, denies Labour coup claims

The boss of the union has denied plans to join with Momentum to take over the Labour Party

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Thief found by police after he gets stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Thief found by police after getting stuck in jewellery shop window

Police shared a photo online of a man who made a hole in a window in order to escape from a jewellery shop, however found out too late that his hips would not fit through

Labour in chaos after Corbyn supporters Momentum are accused of plotting party takeover with Unite

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

Labour in chaos as Corbyn deputy says Momentum coup plans 'have to be stopped'

The Corbyn-supporting group, led by Jon Lansman, was revealed to be planning to link with the union, which led to a public row

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - Twitter reflects on what life was like before the internet

'Bullies had to be strong and brave' - What was life like before the internet?

It can sometimes be hard to remember what life was like without the internet, when we actually had to use books and talk to people face to face

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP an embarrassment to Scotland': Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

It was a session which drew particular interest, given Nicola Sturgeon's recent announcement of her attempt for a second independence referendum

'The Force is strong with this one's Twitter' - Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

The Force is strong with this one's Twitter - Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

Mark Hamill takes down Trump employee with savage tweet

'The Force is strong with this one's Twitter'

BREAKING: Armed police convene at hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

Hostages have been taken in a bank in Duisberg

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

Mark Rutte fends off Geert Wilders to win Dutch elections

His party, the People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy, won 31 seats in the election on Thursday

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Pro-Erdogan hackers deface top accounts as crisis with Turkey escalates

Justin Bieber and Borussia Dortmund Twitter accounts defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

Justin Bieber Twitter account defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

There's been tension between Turkey and a number of EU member states after several rallies supporting him in the upcoming election

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government's National Insurance U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for 'missing open goal' on Government NI U-turn

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn blasted for missing open goal over Government NI U-turn

Jeremy Corbyn has been mocked on Twitter after he didn't capitalise on the Government's U-turn on National Insurance during PMQs, instead talking about schools funding and social care

'I completely fell apart' - Jack Monroe speaks out about impact of Katie Hopkins libel case

'I fell apart, I was hiding in bed': Jack Monroe speaks out about Katie Hopkins libel case

'I had to hide in bed': Jack Monroe speaks out about Katie Hopkins libel case

The food blogger discussed the devastating impact of being a victim of libel at the hands of the Mail Online columnist with Julia Hartley-Brewer.

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